Josie Lynn Smith, of Salem, Illinois was born and passed away at 7:32 A.M. October 2, 2019 at SSM Health Good Samaritan Hospital in Mount Vernon, Illinois.
Josie Lynn is survived by her parents, Devin Smith and Calysta Guard of Salem, Illinois; brother, Carter Guard of Salem, Illinois; paternal grandparents, Kevin and Susan Smith of Iuka, Illinois; maternal grandparents, Tony and JoLynn Guard of Salem, Illinois; paternal great-grandmother, Mary Smith of Iuka, Illinois; maternal great-grandparents, Summer and Darrell Hall of Dover, Tennessee and Ann Guard of Alvin, Texas; and several aunts, uncles, great-aunts, great-uncles, and cousins.
Josie Lynn was preceded in death by her maternal great-grandfather, Tony “Bub” Guard.
Josie is loved beyond measure by all of her family and friends and will never be forgotten. She will be missed dearly by all who knew of her.
A Graveside Service will be held at 1:00 P.M. Friday, October 4, 2019 at Mount Vernon Memorial Gardens in Woodlawn, Illinois. Interment will follow. Memorials may be made to the the Smith Family, in the care of Calysta Guard.